This name is a synonym of Eugenia punicifolia (Kunth) DC..
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 22103474) with original publication details: Fl. Bras. 14(1): 238 1857.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-22103474.